Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

5 lives lost as pick-up plunges into Kunar river, says police chief

5 lives lost as pick-up plunges into Kunar river, says police chief

Jun 20, 2016 - 12:17

ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Five people have killed and three others wounded in a traffic accident in the Watapur district of eastern Kunar province, an official said on Monday.

Police chief Abdul Habib Syedkhel told Pajhwok Afghan News the accident happened in Serei locality late on Sunday when a pickup lost its direction and plunged into a river.

Dr. Farooq Sahak, head of the AsadabadCivil Hospital, said four bodies, including a woman and a child, and as many injured had been evacuated to the hospital.

According to Sahak, two of the injured were in serious condition and transferred to Jalalabad for better medical treatment.



Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment


Twitter Update